The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Major-General Clifton Edward Rawdon Grant Alban

Alban, Clifton Edward Rawdon Grant

Major-General

* 4th of December 1889

† 1964

(The King's Regiment)

Promotions

1930-07-01 Brevet Lieutenant-Colonel
1936-02-17 Lieutenant-Colonel
1939-01-16 Colonel (Dated back to 1933-07-01)
1941-01-24 Acting Brigadier
1941-07-24 Temporary Brigadier
1943-10-02 Acting Major-General
1944-10-02 Temporary Major-General
1945-02-26 Granted the honorary rank of Major-General

Service

1932-10-01 1936-02-03 Deputy Assistant Adjutant-General, War Office
1936-02-17 1939-01-15 Commanding Officer 1st Battalion The Kings's Regiment
1939-01-16 1940-01-24 Assistant Adjutant-General, Army Headquarters India
1940-09-27 1945-02-25 Aide-de-Camp to the King
1940-10-24 1947-04-01 Colonel, The King's Regiment
1945-02-26 Retired